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Graduate Student’s Debut Novel Receives Rave Reviews

Michelle Pretorius, creative writing doctoral student

by Kristin M. Distel Doctoral student Michelle Pretorius’ novel, The Monster’s Daughter, has received many glowing reviews from domestic and international outlets. The novel, Pretorius’s first, was published in July 2016 by Melville House and Audible. The Monster’s Daughter takes as one of its two main characters Alet Berg, a […]

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November 28, 2016 at 7:00 pmIn the News Research Students in the News

Cosmo Interviews Political Science Major on ‘Defying Stereotypes’

Elizabeth Harris' contribution to Delta Gamma's Defying Stereotypes project.

Cosmopolitan’s Tess Koman interviewed Ohio University student Elizabeth Harris about her sorority’s project “Defying Stereotypes.” Harris is a Political Science major. The Cosmo story is “10 Powerful Photos That Bust Sorority Girl Stereotypes.” The Ohio Chapter of Delta Gamma decided to try their hand at combating some of the deep-rooted […]

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February 6, 2016 at 11:32 amIn the News Students in the News

Forbes: Economics Undergrads Correlate Tuition and Graduation Rates

Three Ohio University undergraduates authored a column in Forbes on “Schools Charging by the Credit Hour Have Lower Graduation Rates.” The trio—Rob Hammer, David Holman, and Sam Kissinger—are undergraduates at Ohio University and work as research associates at the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. Hammer and Kissinger are Economics […]

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December 23, 2015 at 4:44 pmIn the News Students in the News

History Student Writes on ‘Cuts’ to Littoral Combat Ship

Steven Wills

History graduate student Steven Wills authored “Secretary Carter’s Memo and the LCS” Dec. 23 at Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter’s recent memo to Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus detailed cuts to the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) in order to pay for a collection of new and legacy platforms […]

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December 23, 2015 at 2:29 pmIn the News Students in the News

Chemistry Student Launches ‘Stop. Think. Science!’ Podcasts

Ian Armstrong

Chemistry doctoral student Ian Armstrong was featured in a story at on “Allegheny grad launches science podcast.” His podcasts are available at In addition they can be found in the iTunes store for free, and downloaded to any iPhone through the Podcasts app. Android requires the user to […]

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July 27, 2015 at 12:32 pmIn the News Students in the News

McCrary Reviews Sarah Manguso’s ‘Ongoingness: The End of a Diary’

Micah McCrary

Creative Writing graduate student Micah McCrary wrote “Review of Sarah Manguso’s Ongoingness: The End of a Diary” in Brevity’s Nonfiction Blog. McCrary is a doctoral student in the Creative Writing program at Ohio University. I tried to keep my first diary during junior high, a diary which I began under […]

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May 28, 2015 at 9:53 amIn the News Students in the News

Class of 2019 | Scholarship Recipient Plans to Study Psychology

The Piqua Daily reports that one of the Miami East High School students awarded scholarships in honor of former a church organist “continues to pass on her her gift of music to local students in the community.” Noah Tucker plans to study Psychology at Ohio University, the paper says. The […]

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May 11, 2015 at 8:30 pmIn the News Students in the News